TAG: Justin Bieber

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 4, 2013 / 2:15 pm

90 NBA Players Reveal Their Favorite Pregame Music


Drake (photo. Jordan Brand)

Go into any locker room in the NBA… actually, go into any locker room in the country and you’ll hear some Meek Mill. Some Jigga. Some Drake. Music and basketball. The NBA and hip-hop. It all goes together. Read More »

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 26, 2013 / 12:30 pm

The 10 Most Questionable Fashion Choices From The NBA Playoffs

Shaquille O'Neal

The NBA Playoffs are a show and the players understand that. Roy Hibbert said it best: If you’re going to the podium every night, “You have to be dressed really well.” But even Roy described some of his teammates’ fashion choices as “outlandish.” Unfortunately for some guys, their on-court decision-making does not translate to picking out their pregame and postgame attire. Read More »

instagram, Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 26, 2012 / 4:00 pm

Justin Bieber, Drake and the Best of NBA Instagram This Week

Jonas Valanciunas

Instagram has added yet another avenue for basketball fans to connect with the personalities of their favorite NBA, college and high school players. It’s damn near impossible though for most normal people to stay up with everything that gets posted to Instagram on a daily basis, so we’re gonna help out the best way we know how: by collecting the best pics each week for our readers to cruise through at their leisure. Read More »

Smack / Nov 6, 2012 / 1:10 am

New York Can’t Be Stopped; Kyrie Irving Beats Chris Paul In L.A.

J.R. Smith

J.R. Smith (photo. Rob Hammer)

Is it time we start taking New York seriously? We’ll have to wait until Amar’e Stoudemire comes back from his latest knee setback, and Carmelo Anthony gets pushed back to the three to see if this level of play holds up. But what else can we say? ‘Melo (21 points last night) has looked like he’s ready to finally embrace basic basketball principles like rebounding, defending and not holding the ball every time you touch it, and New York is getting contributions from everyone. Read More »

Video / Nov 9, 2011 / 1:00 pm

Kevin Durant Presents “35th Hour” – Episode 4

In September we introduced 35th Hour, a new web series starring the one and only Kevin Durant. In the fourth episode, KD catches a football game at the University of Texas, plays in a charity game with Justin Bieber, and hangs out in Baton Rouge during the filming of his new Warner Bros. movie.

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Video / Sep 6, 2011 / 10:00 am

This Is What Happens When Steve Nash Guards Justin Bieber

I have no clue where this was played, or who their teammates are, but I’d pay money to see Justin Bieber take on Steve Nash any day. And have Selena Gomez there to cheer ‘em on.

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NBA / Jul 12, 2011 / 11:30 am

Lil Wayne Talks About Partying With The Dallas Mavericks

Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne

In the new issue of XXL which hits newsstands today, cover guy Lil Wayne talks about the release of his highly anticipated new album, Tha Carter IV, in addition to his retirement plans, Drake and Nicki Minaj‘s success, and why he’ll never record with Justin Bieber. But in addition to all that, Weezy takes us back to Sunday, June 12, when he was spotted partying with the Dallas Mavericks at LIV in Miami Beach. If the NBA made a commercial with a talking Larry O’Brien Trophy, this is what it would say: Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Apr 29, 2011 / 10:30 am

Justin Bieber To Star In Street Hoops Film With Mark Wahlberg

Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber (photo. adidas)

Yes, you read that headline right. And yes, you should be excited. If you got a chance like we did to see Justin Bieber hoop in the celebrity game during NBA All-Star Weekend, you know the kid can play. So after taking home MVP honors, it appears the scouts were watching – namely Mark Wahlberg. According to Mike Fleming of Deadline.com, Paramount Pictures is in negotiations for what could be the dramatic screen-starring debut of Bieber starring alongside Wahlberg. As he puts it, “The tone of the project is described as The Color of Money meets The Karate Kid.” Wax on. Read More »

All-Star, NBA / Feb 22, 2011 / 6:00 pm

NBA All-Star Weekend: In Pictures


As I said earlier, from games to parties to appearances, there wasn’t a free second to be had during NBA All-Star Weekend. So for those of you that weren’t able to make the trip, I wanted to give you an inside-look into everything that was going on. With that, check out the entire weekend in pictures (and be sure to click on the next day at the end of the post). Read More »

Smack / Feb 19, 2011 / 1:32 am

Kentucky Connection dominates NBA Rookie Challenge

John Wall

Blake Griffin is a beast. But you already knew that. Hopefully by the end of Friday night, those who don’t have NBA League Pass and have only been exposed to Blake Superior’s rookie brilliance got to see how beastly DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall can be … For the second straight year, the Rookies beat the Sophomores in the All-Star Rookie Challenge, but this may have been the first time it wasn’t an upset. Blake did his thing, finishing with 14 points in 13 minutes, pretty much all of it on dunks. Read More »